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5 BUDGET-FRIENDLY WAYS TO INCREASE YOUR HOME’S VALUE WITH KITCHEN & BATHROOM UPDATES

Whether you are looking to sell your home now or in the future, there are plenty of inexpensive and simple ways to increase your home’s value. As a homeowner, you likely know already that the biggest return when you sell will be from your...

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How does maine weather affect your tile grout

It’s that time of year in Maine where we’re ready for spring. Snowstorm after snowstorm keeps us thinking about how many more months of heating fuel we’ll need to buy, how much longer the snow tires will stay on, and how many more...

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WATER DAMAGE & GROUT

WATER DAMAGE & GROUT: WHAT IT CAN CAUSE & 4 WAYS TO BE PROACTIVE As a homeowner or a business owner, you know the damage water can do. Whether you’ve had experience with a flood, a leaky faucet, or mold, you know when water is...

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HOW TO CHANGE YOUR GROUT COLOR

                                  HOW TO CHANGE YOUR GROUT COLOR (PLUS: 4 BENEFITS OF CHANGING IT) The grout color you choose for your tile floors, walls, and...

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4 WAYS TO KNOW WHEN IT’S TIME TO UPDATE YOUR TILE FLOORING

When properly maintained and cared for, your tile floors will last for years to come. However, there are several times when you’ll know it’s time to update your tile flooring. From style changes to structural issues, there are key times in...

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OUR 5 STEP-BY-STEP PROCESS FOR DIY GROUTING

For the DIYers of the world, it’s important to follow the right steps when grouting your tile. Skipping steps or not following them properly may just mean your grout will end up looking terrible. (And no one wants that!) Start by reading our...

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HOW TO CLEAN A GREASY RESTAURANT KITCHEN FLOOR

Grease and grime are tough on commercial kitchen spaces, particularly a restaurant’s tile and grout. Proper removal of grease and thorough cleaning will not only ensure a safe and inspection-passing workspace, it will also mean a longer...

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5 TILE INSTALLATION ISSUES YOU WANT TO AVOID

Installing tile yourself is no easy task. For our Do It Yourselfers, however, wall or flooring tile installation is a project that will give you a huge sense of accomplishment. Unfortunately, there are plenty of ways to make your tiling job look like...

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CAN I GROUT OVER EXISTING GROUT?

Whether there’s a hairline crack or broken grout in your tile work, it’s important to fix the issue immediately, as these small cracks will grow or cause larger issues in the future. If you’re taking matters into your own hands,...

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HOW TO FIX CRACKED GROUT IN THE SHOWER

Not only is cracked grout in your shower unsightly, it can also cause mold or mildew build up and bigger problems in the future. What may be worse? The cause of your cracked grout could be underlying structural or plumbing issues. The best thing you...

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